Gulan – Sphere


Release data: Gulan – Sphere CD-R, Private Release, 2005 Since a while I’m familiar with the nice ambient space music by Gulan, aka Andrei Gulaikin, who seems to compile albums from various tracks of the same name. “Sphere”, which comes with great cover art, starts in the same manner as his album “Cassiopeia”: warm, drifting textures of the title track embrace the listener with tranquil,…

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Gulan – Prologue


Release data: Gulan – Prologue CD-R, Private Release, 2007 “Prologue” is a 64 minute compilation cd from the Latvian musician Gulan, aka Andrei Gulaikin, which was released October 8, 2007. The cd contains eleven tracks which range from general melodic to cinematic kindred music. The eight minute opening track “Prologue” offers different tempi while roaming in progressive rock and classical territory, but sound wise it…

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Gulan – Cassiopeia


Gulan is the pseudonym of Andrei Gulaikin, an ambient/space musician hailing from Latvia. “Cassiopeia” is an album filled with 71 minutes of very interesting electronic space music. It is nicely kicked-off by the title track, split in three parts. Some grand velvet textures merge with some twinkling sequencing while some light solo’s float on top. This rather active part is counter pointed by the free…

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